Quantity A: The greatest possible value of 2/(x-y), where 9≤ x ≤12 and -2 ≤ y ≤ 8
Quantity B: 2
|Each week a salesperson receives a commission that is equal to 12 percent of the first $500 of sales plus 20 percent of additional sales. If the salesperson received a commission of $380 last week, what was the total amount of the sales that the salesperson made last week?|
|If 2, 4, 6, and 9 are the digits of two 2-digit integers, what is the least possible positive difference between the integers?|
The table shows the frequency distribution of the random variable X. What is the median of the distribution of the values of X ?
|If 1 kilometer is approximately 0.62 mile, what is the approximate speed, in kilometers per hour, of a car that is traveling at a speed of 50 miles per hour?|
|In the rectangular coordinate system, the point (3,1) is on the circle with center (0,-3). What is the area of the circle?|
|A jar contains exactly 10 dimes and x quarters and no other coins. If a coin is randomly selected from the jar, the probability that a quarter is selected is 0.6. What is the value of x.|
|Which of the following is closest to the percent increase in the number of temporary employees from 1993 to 1999?|
|In 1999 approximately how many of the temporary employees had an employment contract with a length of at most 3 months?|
|In 1998 the ratio of the number of female temporary employees to the number of male temporary employees was 1 to x, where x >0. In terms of x, what was the number, in thousands, of female temporary employees in 1998?|
|Which of the following is equivalent to 0 < x < 2?|
|In a plane, points P and Q are 20 inches apart. If point R is randomly chosen from all the points in the plane that are 20 inches from P, what is the probability that R is closer to P than it is to Q ?|
|The sum of n numbers is greater than 48. If the average (arithmetic mean) of the n numbers is 1.2, what is the least possible value of n?|
The population of Country X for 1980 was p. The population of Country X increased by 3.8 percent in each of the next two years.
Quantity A: The population of Country X for 1982.
Quantity B: 1.076p
x is an integer greater than 3.
Quantity A: The number of even factors of 2x
Quantity B: The number of odd factors of 3x